Three-sided+figure

  • 1 three-sided — adjective having three sides a trilateral figure • Syn: ↑trilateral, ↑triangular • Similar to: ↑multilateral, ↑many sided • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …

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  • 2 figure — [[t]fɪ̱gə(r), AM gjər[/t]] ♦ figures, figuring, figured 1) N COUNT A figure is a particular amount expressed as a number, especially a statistic. It would be very nice if we had a true figure of how many people in this country haven t got a job …

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  • 3 figure — fig|ure1 [ fıgjər ] noun *** ▸ 1 number/amount ▸ 2 important person ▸ 3 drawing in a book ▸ 4 mathematical shape ▸ 5 person or person s shape ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) count often plural an official number that has been counted or calculated: Government… …

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  • 4 figure — I UK [ˈfɪɡə(r)] / US [ˈfɪɡjər] noun Word forms figure : singular figure plural figures *** 1) [countable, often plural] an official number that has been counted or calculated Government figures show a continued decline in unemployment. This year… …

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  • 5 Three-square — Square Square (skw[^a]r), a. 1. (Geom.) Having four equal sides and four right angles; as, a square figure. [1913 Webster] 2. Forming a right angle; as, a square corner. [1913 Webster] 3. Having a shape broad for the height, with rectilineal and… …

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  • 6 Point groups in three dimensions — In geometry, a point group in three dimensions is an isometry group in three dimensions that leaves the origin fixed, or correspondingly, an isometry group of a sphere. It is a subgroup of the orthogonal group O(3), the group of all isometries… …

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  • 7 Pokémon Trading Figure Game — Infobox Game title = Pokémon Trading Figure Game image link = image caption = designer = Kaiyodo publisher = Pokémon USA Inc. players = 2 random chance = Medium (Spinning, luck) setup time = Very short playing time = Short skills = Counting… …

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  • 8 triangle — triangled, adj. /truy ang geuhl/, n. 1. a closed plane figure having three sides and three angles. 2. a flat triangular piece, usually of plastic, with straight edges, used in connection with a T square for drawing perpendicular lines, geometric… …

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  • 9 triangle — tri•an•gle art at tribrach [[t]ˈtraɪˌæŋ gəl[/t]] n. 1) math. a closed plane figure having three sides and three angles 2) a flat triangular piece with straight edges, used in connection with a T square for drawing perpendicular lines, geometric… …

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  • 10 triangle — /ˈtraɪæŋgəl / (say truyangguhl) noun 1. a geometrical plane figure formed by three (usually) straight lines which meet two by two in three points, thus forming three angles. 2. Chiefly US → set square. 3. any three cornered or three sided figure …

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  • 11 triangle — n. Three sided figure, trigon …

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  • 12 trilateral —   a. three sided (figure) …

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  • 13 Christianity — /kris chee an i tee/, n., pl. Christianities. 1. the Christian religion, including the Catholic, Protestant, and Eastern Orthodox churches. 2. Christian beliefs or practices; Christian quality or character: Christianity mixed with pagan elements; …

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  • 14 mathematics — /math euh mat iks/, n. 1. (used with a sing. v.) the systematic treatment of magnitude, relationships between figures and forms, and relations between quantities expressed symbolically. 2. (used with a sing. or pl. v.) mathematical procedures,… …

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  • 15 Plato: metaphysics and epistemology — Robert Heinaman METAPHYSICS The Theory of Forms Generality is the problematic feature of the world that led to the development of Plato’s Theory of Forms and the epistemological views associated with it.1 This pervasive fact of generality appears …

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  • 16 Western architecture — Introduction       history of Western architecture from prehistoric Mediterranean cultures to the present.       The history of Western architecture is marked by a series of new solutions to structural problems. During the period from the… …

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  • 17 Glossary of botanical terms — Many of the terms used in Wikipedia glossaries (often most) are already defined and explained within Wikipedia itself. However, lists like the following indicate where new articles need to be written and are also useful for looking up and… …

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  • 18 theatre — /thee euh teuhr, theeeu /, n. theater. * * * I Building or space in which performances are given before an audience. It contains an auditorium and stage. In ancient Greece, where Western theatre began (5th century BC), theatres were constructed… …

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  • 19 Native Americans in the United States — This article is about the indigenous people of the United States. For other indigenous people see Indigenous peoples by geographic regions Native Americans …

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  • 20 logic, history of — Introduction       the history of the discipline from its origins among the ancient Greeks to the present time. Origins of logic in the West Precursors of ancient logic       There was a medieval tradition according to which the Greek philosopher …

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